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B.2 Licensed Aircraft Engineer

Job Title: B.2 Licensed Aircraft Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sleaford
Salary: 40000 - 43250
REF: MIM13541
Contact Name: Michael McKie
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 4 years ago

Job Description

B.2 Licensed Aircraft Engineer


Salary up to £43,250k per annum


My client offers an exciting opportunity to work within an empowered and supportive environment, offering an extremely competitive package with great benefits!

They are looking to appoint a current type rated, experienced B2 Licensed Aircraft engineer (Avionics/Electrical) to join their team and carry out line, base and associated maintenance duties on a varied fleet of aircraft with additional familiarisation training provided to the right applicants You will be helping support the UK military air capability by playing a key part in the seamless progression of pilots through flight training.

The Ideal Candidate:

Key Qualifications and Accountabilities for this role will encompass the following requirements.

  • Good knowledge of CAA & EASA Regulations/Procedures
  • Knowledge of EASA and MAA Part M and Part 145 approvals
  • Supervisory experience in military/civilian aircraft avionic/electrical maintenance of airworthiness standards
  • Recognised Aircraft Apprenticeship, Military/Civilian Experience in Avionics/Electrical
  • Avionics/Electrical Aircraft Experience (See Technical Competencies)
  • Detailed understanding of all Civil and Military Airworthiness Safety Regulations
  • Articulate in written and oral communication

Technical Competencies Required:

  • Good Knowledge & Experience on VHF/UHF Communications & Audio Systems
  • Experience on ILS/VOR/DME Systems
  • Knowledge of SSR Systems (Secondary Surveillance Systems)
  • Knowledge of TCAS & FLARM Systems desirable
  • Understanding of Glass Cockpit Systems is desirable
  • Experience of Compass Compensation essential (Compass Swings)
  • Knowledge of GPS Systems desirable
  • Calibration of Pitot/Static Systems
  • Good understanding of aircraft electrical systems is desirable
  • Experience in cable repairs using appropriate PTT (precision termination tools)
  • Promote and endorse a positive Quality and Health & Safety culture
  • Good Avionic/Electrical Aircraft problem solving skills


  • Champion the expected high standards of avionic/electrical engineering excellence
  • Positive Flexible “can-do” attitude is essential
  • Stimulate an ability to work as part of a team
  • Committed to demonstrating a two-way engagement with all customers and stakeholders including people within the Company
  • IT Skills and proficient use of MS Office Applications is essential
  • Current Human Factors
  • Full UK Driving License

Additional benefits:

  • £100k Life Assurance
  • 25 days a year holiday.
  • No weekend working (as long as flying hours met)
  • Work pension scheme.
  • PPE provided